Joseph Fuller

Joseph Fuller

Professor of Management Practice and Co-Head, Managing the Future of Work Project, Harvard Business School
Co-Head, Project on Workforce, Harvard Business School, Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Harvard Graduate School of Education
Joseph Fuller

Joseph Fuller is Professor at the Harvard Business School and a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He was a founder, first employee and long-time CEO of Monitor Group, the global strategy consulting firm, now Monitor-Deloitte.  Joe worked with clients in a wide variety of industries and a number of governments and multi-lateral institutions on issues of competitiveness.  Joe’s research focuses on two major topics—the changing nature of work and the evolution of the C-Suite.  He oversees two ongoing research projects on the future of work, Harvard Business School’s Managing the Future of Work Project and the Project on the Workforce, a collaboration between Harvard Business School, the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Fuller has studied and published extensively on the various forces affecting the evolution of work, including technology, demographics, the skills gap, the care economy and the potential impact of Covid on work practices. His research on the C-Suite focuses on how changes in the economy and society has led to the evolution of skills requirements for CEOs and other members of the C-Suite.

Joe has written extensively on the interaction of the capital markets and companies’ decision-making processes.  He has also authored articles on issues ranging from dividend policy to board governance for the Harvard Business Review, the Sloan Management Review, CEO and Across the Board, Directors and Boards, the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance and Newsweek magazines, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, BusinessWeek.com, Bloomberg.com, China Daily, the Washington Post and the New York Times International edition, The Hill, Politico and Axios.

Joe is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College and of Harvard Business School.  He is a director of PVH Corporation and Aera Technology and a Trustee at Western Governors University.